Argument: Full-body scanners reveal metallic and non-metallic items

Issue Report: Full-body scanners at airports


Greg Soule, a spokesperson for the Transportation Security Agency, was cited as saying in a December 31, 2009 Christian Science Monitor article: “‘It has the ability to detect both metallic and non-metallic threats under the clothing of a passenger. And that can include both improvised explosive devices as well as firearms.”[1]